Question i learned in ethics of our fathers 1 that g d tested abraham with 10 tests and he withstood all of them but the mishnah does not tell us what those tests were can you perhaps enlighten me response you are correct ethics does not tell us what the tests actually were there are actually a number of schools of thought about this. Twelve tests of abraham abrahams faith was tested at least twelve specific times some of them were not what we might call big tests but together they establish a picture of abraham as a person whose faith was genuine after the last of these god said now i know that you fear god because you have not withheld from me your son your . Pirke avot 53 says with ten tests our father abraham was tested and he withstood them all in order to make known how great was our father abrahams love for god this weeks torah portion includes several of the ten tests of abraham traditionally thought to include the following events the rejection of the idol worship of his fathers. Ten tests of abraham according to maimonides 1 god tells him to leave his homeland to be a stranger in the land of canaan 121 2 immediately after his arrival in the promised land he encounters a famine 1210 3 the egyptians capture his beloved wife sarah and bring her to pharaoh 12 . God tests abrahams faith by joshua travers god tested abrahams trust in him in a totally unexpected way god used abraham to picture the greatest example of his love long before jesus gave his life for us pdf to print for family reading with coloring page now it came to pass after these things that god tested abraham and said to
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